On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Warner [Abraham Albert Wonsal], American film producer (Warner Bros. Studio), born in Krasnosielc, Congress Poland, Russian Empire (d. 1967)
  • Apolinary Szeluto, Polish pianist and composer, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1966)

Person of interestEmil Jannings

Emil Jannings, German actor (Faust, The Blue Angel, The Way of All Flesh), born in Rorschach, Switzerland (d. 1950)

1884 Highlights

About July 23, 1884

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo